The damage on lung and pleura caused by systemic lulpus erythematosus(SLE)
Wu Xiaopeng.(Tepartment of nephrology, second offiliated hospitaljiangxi mpdisal college, Nanchang,330006)
Objectiv To study and discuss the damage on lung and pleura casused by SLE. Methods analyse the x-ray pictures of chests of 93 patients who have been admitted in our hospital. Results there are 76 pictures which have some changes on lung and pleura (71.7%),including 48 patients with pleurisy(63.2%),20 patients with a-cute lupus pneumonia (26.3%) (8 of them still have hydrothorax),11 patients with diffuse interstitial pneumonia (14.5%),3 patients with non-expanded lung (3.9%),and 2 patients' with uremia pulmonary edema caused by SLE(2.6%). Conclusion lung and pleura which are rich in connective tissue and blood vesels often get immune damage caused by the deposite of immune complex,So,patients with SLE should have x-ray review routinely to find out the changes of lung and pleura early so that they can be treated in time.
【CateGory Index】： R593.241